Friends of White Flint

Promoting a Sustainable, Walkable and Engaging Community

P.O. Box 2761

White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

Email: info@whiteflint.org


Tag Archives: Gables Residential

Another Step Forward for the Western Workaround

Posted on by Lindsay Hoffman

Comments Off on Another Step Forward for the Western Workaround

Bookmark and Share

In addition to new buildings and developments, the White Flint Sector Plan also lays out a new road pattern for parts of our area.  This is important for several reasons – it will break up the existing superblocks and give us more options for traveling without using Rockville Pike and, also, it creates new possibilities for properties like Wall Park.  

Read More

Gables Residential to Host Public Meeting

Posted on by Lindsay Hoffman

Comments Off on Gables Residential to Host Public Meeting

Bookmark and Share

Last month, we shared some details on the Gables Residential’s plans for their White Flint property located at Old Georgetown Road and Executive Boulevard.  On Tuesday, May 21st at 7:30pm, you can hear it all for yourself and have an opportunity to interact with the team creating the project.  Their Pre-Submittal Meeting on the Sketch Plan Application will be held in the multi-purpose room at Shriver Aquatic Center, 5900 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda MD 20852.…

Read More

Wall Park to become more “flexible,” get Gables apartment building next door

Posted on by dan reed!

Comments Off on Wall Park to become more “flexible,” get Gables apartment building next door

Bookmark and Share

Today, Wall Park at Nicholson Lane and Executive Boulevard is home to a playground, a basketball court and the Shriver Aquatic Center. In the future, it could not only become White Flint’s main outdoor hangout, but a place to live as well.

Representatives from Montgomery Parks and developer Gables Residential presented their plans for a revitalized Wall Park and an adjacent apartment complex at the White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee’s monthly meeting last Monday.…

Read More

Notes from the White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee Meeting, April 8, 2013

Posted on by Lindsay Hoffman

Comments Off on Notes from the White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee Meeting, April 8, 2013

Bookmark and Share

The White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee, a body appointed by the Planning Department to advise on White Flint, met at the Shriver Aquatic Center/Wall Local Park on Monday evening, April 8th.  The bulk of the meeting was spent on a joint presentation by Gables Residential and the county Parks Department who are working together on a project encompassing Wall Park and stretching north to the envisioned Market Street.  …

Read More

Next White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee Meeting, 4/8/13

Posted on by Lindsay Hoffman

Comments Off on Next White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee Meeting, 4/8/13

Bookmark and Share

The White Flint Implementation Advisory Committee will next meet on Monday, April 8, 2013.  Meetings begin at 7pm at Wall Local Park/Shriver Aquatic Center at 5900 Executive Boulevard in Rockville.  The public is welcome to attend!

Monday’s agenda includes a presentation by Gables Residential on their latest Sketch Plan.  Gables holds the property just north of Wall Park and the Aquatic Center.  …

Read More